House Sitting in Southgate, Palo Alto

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight in your home.

1. Erica

Compassionate and observant

East Palo Alto, CA, 94303

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Erica was a wonderful house sitter for our two dogs! They both loved Erica and we came home to two very happy and healthy pups. She checked in regularly, let... (more)"

2. Jessica

Love em' & Leave em' (with me)!

Mountain View, CA, 94043

House Sitting

5 repeat clients

"Once again, Jess took great care of our dog and our home. We don't know what we would do without her! She is extremely affectionate with Kirby, and she giv... (more)"

3. Mary

I Love Dogs, Palo Alto Author

University South, Palo Alto, CA, 94301

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Mary was great with our dogs and sent lots of gorgeous pictures while we were away. She left the house neater than it was before we left and also watered our... (more)"

4. Kenneth

Ill treat your dog like it's my own

Los Altos Hills, CA, 94022

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kenneth took excellent care of our puppy Miles for a short visit. He loves pets and is very responsible and reliable. Miles liked him right away as Kenneth i... (more)"

5. Stephanie

Dogs are people too

Los Altos Hills, CA, 94022

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Stephanie is a warm and caring dog sitter. Donner loved her the first time they met, sitting right next to her & laying his head on her lap! She came for i... (more)"

6. Robert

Active dog walker/sitter

Mountain View, CA, 94041

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Robert was an outstanding house sitter and pet sitter. He clearly has spent a lot of time handling dogs, and was able to handle my 145lb Great Dane with eas... (more)"

7. Elena

Easy-going animal lover

Midtown, Palo Alto, CA, 94301

House Sitting

2 repeat clients

"Elena was wonderful with our dog Alfie and cat Bartnof while we were away for 8 nights. They were both very well looked after with good walks, and I apprec... (more)"

8. Nicole

Dog loving college student

Los Altos Hills , CA, 94022

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"If you need help with your dog, Nicole is the girl for you! She loves all animals, especially dogs! Nicole is a fun, sweet and extremely responsible 19 yea... (more)"

9. Margarita

Calm Sensitive Reliable Consistent

Los Altos, CA, 94022

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Wonderful experience having Margarita stay in our home with Benji. I knew she would care for him like he was her own because she is very caring and responsi... (more)"

10. Katerina

Home is where the dog is :)

Stanford, CA, 94305

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Katerina did incredibly well with my pup, Natalie. It usually takes Natalie a while before she is comfortable with strangers, but they quickly became friends... (more)"

11. Edmund

Sniffs, barks & walks in the parks!

Midtown, Palo Alto, CA, 94303

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Edmund was great! Our dogs loved him and were sad when he left. He sent regular photos and updates so we knew everyone was doing well, and he gave us peace o... (more)"

12. Andrew

Dog sitting and walking

Mountain View, CA, 94040

House Sitting

1 repeat client

"Andrew was great, he gave me daily updates on my Cody and my cats too. He was reliable and very quick to respond to any questions I had. I felt very comforta... (more)"

13. Rebecca

Passionate about dogs and science!

Barron Park, Palo Alto, CA, 94306

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Rebecca was great. She responded well to questions and took great care of our dog while we were gone. The house was in perfect condition when we got home too... (more)"

14. Charlotte

Responsible, reliable, and loving

Palo Alto, CA, 94303

House Sitting

"We travel a lot and pretty much the only thing that makes us feel comfortable about leaving our dog (the centerpiece of our universe) is that knowledge that ... (more)"

15. Jenna

Stanford senior/dog lover/athletic

Stanford, CA, 94305

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Jenna took GREAT care of our boy! She was super responsive and dependable. I would definitely have her watch and stay with our boy, Austin, again! (more)"

16. Julie

Reliable and loving dog sitter!

Menlo Park, CA, 94025

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Julie was great - excellent communication and kept the dogs happy! (more)"

17. Bailey

Leash it to me!

Palo Alto, CA, 94301

Drop-In Visits, House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Bailey recognizes that each dog has a unique perspective on life, and she goes the extra mile to provide for their physical and psychological well-being. Eac... (more)"

18. Olivia

make both your dog and me happy !

Menlo Park, CA, 94025

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I am Olivia's best friend. I have a dog too and we used to walk our dog together everyday for an one hour walk. She is very careful with dogs, and she loves ... (more)"

19. Joy

Stanford grad works close to home

Evergreen Park, Palo Alto, CA, 94306

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

About: I grew up with several labs and had lots of different animals. I love dogs, especially large ones. I would have one of my own but sometimes I'm out... (more)

20. Dana

WARNING...I kiss dogs!

Old Palo Alto, Palo Alto, CA, 94301

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Dana was a delight. She was flexible, professional, caring, and bonded with my dog in the first day. My dog already misses her new BFF! (more)"

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